(In order of appearance)
David Gould, Cop
David Gould is a performer living in Brooklyn. He would like to thank Creative Time, Meghan Finn, the production staff, and all his fellow performers for such a fun and truly unique experience.
Jonathan Swain, Cop
In 2012, Jonathan Swain started acting in NYU & NYFA student films. In 2013, he starred in his first theatrical performance called Tyson vs Ali. Since then, he has performed in a number of plays, including the 2014 Fringe Festival, and TV pilots. This year, he filmed his first national commercial for JBL Speakers.
Matt Baguth, Cop
Matt Baguth is performing in his third play since graduating from Brooklyn College with an MFA in Acting. While attending Brooklyn College, Matt had the pleasure of working with some of the actors who are also in Doomocracy. His favorite credits include Hal in Picnic and Macbeth in Macbeth.
Jonny Maldonado, Cop & Swing
Lower East Side native, Jonny earned his MFA in Acting at Brooklyn College. He’s extremely grateful to work with Pedro, Meghan, and Creative Time on such a timely and important piece of theatre.
Marjorie Conn, Voting Poll Receptionist
Marjorie Conn is an actor, playwright, and ventriloquist. She is best known for her portrayals of Lizzie Borden (axe murderess) and Lorena Hickok (Eleanor Roosevelt’s lover) performed throughout the USA and abroad. She founded the Provincetown Fringe Festival and resides in Hell’s Kitchen with her six rescue animals.
Gregg Rizzo, Vote Shredder
Gregg Rizzo has just moved to New York City from Michigan. He loves being part of this inventive, creative work and great cast.
Jenny Tibbels, Housewife Bristol
Jenny Tibbels is a graduate of the MFA Acting program at Columbia University and a member of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab. Dedicated to experimental theatre, she has performed with the SITI Company Lab, The Chocolate Factory, World Wide Lab, and as a start-up member of The Ride New York.
Sammy Tunis, Housewife Piper
Sammy Tunis is an actress and singer. She was recently in the award-winning musical Futurity (Soho Rep & Ars Nova) for which she was nominated for a Lucille Lortel Award for outstanding Lead Actress. She is also a member of two bands: “The Lisps” and “The Point”.
Monique Vukovic, Soccer Mom Junkie
Monique Vukovic is a NYC based actor who has worked with numerous theatres including the Roundabout, Vineyard, Cherry Lane, Tom Noonan’s Paradise Theatre, Hartford Stage, NJ Shakespeare and Living Room Theatre. She has worked with theatre groups including New Georges, Clubbed Thumb, The Debate Society and New Dramatists.
Quinlan Corbett, Doctor
Off-Broadway and NY highlights: Incident At Vichy (Signature Theatre), American Jornalero (INTAR), Be the Death of Me, Occupy Wall St (The Civilians), Owen Davis’s 1923 Pulitzer Prize winner Icebound (Metropolitan Playhouse), premieres of Mac Wellman’s 3 2’s, Or Afar (Dixon Place), Eduardo Machado’s Worship, and Rosario and the Gypsies (TFNC), David Levine’s HABIT (fiaf/PS122- OBIE citation), Your Boyfriend May be Imaginary (The Management). Regional: The Play’s the Thing dir. John Michael Higgins and The Little Dog Laughed (Intiman), Othello, Twelfth Night (Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival). Film: Kill Your Darlings, Frayed. MFA, University of Washington.
Matthew Korahais, Coffin Salesman
Matthew Korahais is a performer, writer, and photographer, originally from Queens. Prior to Doomocracy, Korahais performed in The Nature Theater of Oklahoma’s Life and Times, a marathon episodic performance piece performed at Festival d’Avignon 2011, Ruhrtriennale 2012, and The Walker Art Center.
Chloe Sirene, Board Room Executive
Chloe Sirene is an award-winning actress who has worked predominantly in film and television, notably on such projects as the Academy Award winning United 93 and Gypo, the first British Dogme movie (BIFA winner). Chloe is from London, England, and is thrilled to be making her New York theater debut in this inspiring production.
Charlie Gorrilla, Cocktail Party Host
Charlie Gorrilla is excited to be working with the cast and crew of Doomocracy. Special thanks to Meghan, Keelie, Pedro, and Creative Time. Go vote!
Mia Jessup, Cocktail Party Host
Mia Jessup is a self-proclaimed new play enthusiast and loves developing characters through improvisation. She is a Southern California native and a Dartmouth College alumna, where she double majored in Women’s Studies and Theater.
Kenard Jackson, Cocktail Party Attendee
Kenard Jackson is a Performance Artist/Actor based in NYC with an MFA from Columbia University.
Judylee Vivier, Cocktail Party Attendee
Judylee Vivier is a professor, actor, voice specialist, theatre practitioner, and head of the Graduate Acting Program at Brooklyn College. Originally a Fulbright Scholar from South Africa, she received her MFA in acting from NYU.
Andrew R. Butler, Hipster Chocolatier
Andrew R. Butler is a writer, performer and composer. He has worked on serveral immersive theater projects including Bonnaroo Music and Art Festival’s Camp Over There, Harunalee’s To The Left Of The Pantry and Under The Sugar Shack, and César Alvarez’s The Universe Is A Small Hat.
Rena Anakwe, Amee/Jimee-Teacher
Rena Anakwe, is a multi-platform digital sound and video artist, producer and performer. She is a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, ITP (Interactive Telecommunications Program), The Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University, and NYU’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business.
Carolina Do, Artisanal Air Saleswoman
Carolina Do is a bilingual actress specializing in new works and applying classic texts to the concerns of our modern day world. Her favorite roles include Irina from Three Sisters (Highly Impractical Theatre) and Agnes from She Kills Monsters. She holds a BFA in Acting from Brooklyn College and is a Bat Company member at The Flea.
Lacy Rose, Pregnant Goth Girl
Lacy Rose is a classically trained vocalist, composer, and performer living in New York City. In addition to singing time worn music, she also frequently performs her own modern day art songs. Her most recent theatrical role was that of a Mooncat in Mac Wellman’s The Offending Gesture.
Megan Ermilio, Cheerleader/Picketer
Megan Ermilio is a New York City-based actor and a recent graduate from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Her favorite credits include, Sisters on the Ground (Nadine), The Threepenny Opera (Polly), Pullman Car Hiawatha (Harriet), and AnnaBella Eema (AnnaBella).
Arielle Gonzalez, Cheerleader/Picketer
Arielle Gonzalez is a graduate of NYU Tisch School of the Arts. She recently performed in The Fall at the 2016 FringeNYC. In 2015, she assistant directed Small Mouth Sounds at Ars Nova under Rachel Chavkin. Her other past roles include, The Visitors (Queenie) at B.O.S.S.S Festival, The Matter (Dancer) at St. Mark’s Church, and Love Awkwardly, (Charlotte) at Manhattan Theatre Source. She is currently a 2016 City Center ‘Off-Center’ Intern.
Shashwat Gupta, Climate Change Elevator Operator
Shashwat Gupta is an actor, director, filmmaker, photographer, scholar and a poet. He is extremely grateful to be a part of Doomocracy.
Yasmin Santana Chaves, Segway Harvester
Yasmin Santana is a Brazilian actress and designer based in Brooklyn. Yasmin graduated with a BA in Performing Arts from CEFART (Brazil) and has an extensive background in theater and film. She is currently working as a company artist at 3-Legged Dog Art and Technology Center in New York.
Clara Kundin, Smokey the Bear Harvester
Clara Kundin is an actor, singer, and teaching artist, as well as a company member with The Ume Group and the Galli Theater. She has performed with Torn Out Theater, the GYM at Judson, Cherry Lane Theater, the Guthrie Theater, and many more.
Joseph Gregori, Park Ranger
Joe Gregori has acted in numerous productions directed by Meghan Finn, and worked with companies such as Target Margin Theater and A Host of People. He is thrilled to be part of Doomocracy.
Siraj Huda, Drone-Strike Family Member
Siraj Huda was born in Orissa, India, and took an unconventional path to his acting career, milking cows in Nepal and teaching ice skating in Dubai on the way. Siraj moved to New York City to work in publishing, and as a software engineer. It was then that he discovered acting and never looked back.
Aida Aminpour, Drone-Strike Family Member
Aida Aminpour is a recent graduate of AMDA New York’s Conservatory. Doomocracy is her first project as an actress. She is excited to be a part of such a renowned artist’s vision and a large team of actors.
Michael Golino, Drone Pilot & Swing
Michael Golino recently graduated from Coastal Carolina University with a BFA in Acting and is making his New York debut in Doomocracy.
Brantley Ivey, Hillary Soccer Head & Swing
Brantley Ivey is grateful to Meghan Finn, Keelie Sheridan and Kate Shelton for their ceaseless dedication and to Boo, Rick and Sterling Ivey for their love and support.
Dan Sheynin, Trump Soccer Head
Dan Sheynin is a trained actor from New York City. He has worked on films such as Irony of Catharsis and The Archivist as well as stage productions of Concrete Part 1: Summer (Theater Row) and Rehab (Theater Row). In 2013, he was awarded Best Supporting Actor in a feature at the Downbeach Film Festival in Atlantic City for his performance in The Honour.
Robert Montana, Sandwich Board Man
Robert Montana is a graduate from the Actors Studio Drama School MFA Program and a Marine Corps Combat Veteran. His recent roles include Danny in Danny and the Deep Blue Sea and Stanley in A Street Car Named Desire. Rob spent last summer touring Italy with the Box Collective. As an Actor Studio finalist he is currently developing a one-man show about his war experience in Iraq and the military. Robert is excited to be part of a community of actors that promote social change and to participate in Doomocracy.
Doomocracy Technical Staff
Keelie Sheridan, Associate Director & Swing
Keelie Sheridan is a theatre-maker, dancer and educator based in NYC. Keelie holds MFAs from Brooklyn College (Acting) and Trinity College Dublin (Theatre Directing) and is the Producing Artistic Director of The Ume Group.
Moema Umann, Assistant Director & Swing
Moema Umann is a Brazilian actress, writer, and filmmaker who has been working in the USA for the past ten years. She holds a MFA from the Actors Studio Drama School. She’s thrilled and grateful to be part of Doomocracy.
Mariah Sanchez, Assistant Stage Manager
Mariah Sanchez has worked as Assitant Director on Visions of Lillith for the Artist’s Sandbox, and has also performed in productions of Talk To Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen, In The Heights, Passing Strange, and Las Dos Caras Del Patroncito.
Amanda Tralle, Production Assistant
Amanda Tralle is a New York-based stage manager and recent graduate from Fordham University. Off-off broadway: *mark (PSM, La MaMa E.T.C.), NYC: Astor Alive! Festival (PA), One-on-One’s: Clothes Lines (PSM, The 52nd Street Project), A Christmas Carol (PSM, St. Paul the Apostle), Educational: In the Heart of America (PSM), “Master Harold”…and the Boys (PSM), Force Continuum (PSM), Agamemnon (ASM), The Labyrinth of Desire (ASM), Hedda Gabler (PSM), Lullabies and Broken Things (PSM), Savage/Love (ASM), The Verse Play (ASM), Lydia (ASM).
Arysbells Figuerdo, Production Assistant
Arysbells Figueredo has a BA from University of Florida and is an AEA candidate. She is working on an upcoming production entitled Maybe Never Fell (Axial Theatre). Prior to Doomocracy, She has had rolls in The Memory Show (Transport Group), When I Started Dating Men (Dixon Place HOT! Festival), Red Flamboyant (Firebone Theatre Company), and Things I Left On Long Island (FringNYC).
Josephine Rose Ronga, Production Assistant
Josephine Rose Ronga is a native New Yorker who went to LaGuardia High School and received her BFA in Stage Management from Webster University. She is very excited to be working on this project with all these amazing people.
Nora Kaye, Production Assistant
Nora Kaye is a recent Vassar College graduate and a Brooklyn-based theater and film actor.
Elizabeth Scopel, Production Assistant
Elizabeth Scopel is an actor by trade and a knowledge worker (real job title) for money. She likes dogs and stellar television, among other things.
Julia Veeh, Production Assistant
Julia is thrilled to be part of such an important piece of art at such a critical time!
Hilary Dare, Production Assistant
Hilary Dare is an entrepreneurial artist and designer who has a passion for immersive theater. She is working many different day jobs as she finds her stability and pursues various passion projects.
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